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This week, we caught up with Briony Phillips, Associate Director and Scale up Business Enabler at Engine Shed to discuss innovation…

By Joseph Murphy on September 20th, 2018

The Amazon Academy provides free advice and practical support to help SMEs, and this month The Celtic Manor hosted the first one in Wales…

By Lydia Hutton on September 18th, 2018

We had a great response to the challenge with a number of solutions being submitted on our platform, exploring various science and…

By Lydia Hutton on September 13th, 2018

In the modern working world, full of enthusiasm, innovation and success, it’s important to gain the right skills to stand out to employers…

By Abigail Cooper on July 30th, 2018

Simply Do Ideas has partnered with the educational charity Techniquest, to help find creative solutions to engage more people with STEM…

By Lydia Hutton on June 29th, 2018

Joining Forces: Entrepreneurship Across Borders hosted by Be The Spark. I thought that this framing was saved specifically for UK plc and…

By Joseph Murphy on June 28th, 2018

Head of Research and Development, John Barker, gives his thoughts. The World Cup kicked off this week in earnest for England fans. But can…

By John Barker on June 21st, 2018

Senior Business Manager, Joseph, gives his thoughts on guest seminar 'Innovation, Technology and Human Capital' by Michael Schrage of MIT…

By Joseph Murphy on June 6th, 2018

Hosted by Innovation Point, and held just down the road from our office in the fantastic Wales Millennium Centre, our team did not want to…

By Lydia Hutton on May 24th, 2018

For many, the sheer scale of starting their own business is a daunting task. Our platform provides a simple but compelling way for you to…

By Lydia Hutton on April 16th, 2018

Education Technology and its influence on learning - during the webinar, participants heard from enterprise educators who have embraced the…

By John Barker on March 22nd, 2018

Cardiff-based Simply Do Ideas, the education technology firm that helps people build and test their ideas, has raised £550,000 in its latest…

By Lydia Hutton on March 20th, 2018

Promoting enterprise and entrepreneurial thinking is paramount at Howell's School. Introducing the Simply Do Ideas platform has had a…

By Claire Gardner on April 6th, 2017

Social Media can be a minefield with so many undiscovered options and although I agree there are still unexplored areas, there are some key…

By Josh Barnett on March 29th, 2017

As part of the Prince's Trust Enterprise Programme , in which 20 businesses showcased their products and services in a Cardiff Shopping…

By Claire Gardner on March 24th, 2017

On March 9th, Simply Do Ideas participated in the inaugural Venturefest South event. Over 500 delegates took part in the innovation…

By Claire Gardner on March 21st, 2017

As an enterprise educator and staff developer, sharing teaching techniques with a new audience can be cause for concern. Techniques need to…

By Professor Alison Price on March 20th, 2017

In collaboration with Cardiff Metropolitan University's award-winning Centre for Entrepreneurship, Simply Do Ideas has just completed an…

By Claire Gardner on March 14th, 2017

FE News covered a sector response to the 2017 Spring Budget . With the Chancellor's pledge to raise investment in schools to £ 10 billion…

By Claire Gardner on March 8th, 2017

As Ashley Hever, Talent Acquisition Director at Enterprise Rent-A-Car, said in the Times Higher Education supplement in November 201…

By Claire Gardner on February 27th, 2017

In January, Simply Do Ideas exhibited at Bett UK , the world's largest education event, with over 34,000 educators and decision makers from…

By Claire Gardner on February 9th, 2017

Innovation and entrepreneurship are the cornerstones of any growing economy but it isn't sufficient to have great innovators and great…

By Ashley Cooper on October 6th, 2016

Simply Do Ideas, the online business idea development platform, recently underwent an independent review against the QAA Guidance for…

By Lee Sharma on August 8th, 2016

We are delighted to announce that Simply Do Ideas is sponsoring the Student Entrepreneur of the Year Award category in this year’s…

By Josh Barnett on July 28th, 2016

This is just a quick post to announce that yesterday we launched our new and improved Support Centre , which aims to provide helpful…

By Will Webberley on July 21st, 2016

A few weeks ago I wrote a post about some of the features and changes we've been working on over the past few months. Today I'd like to…

By Will Webberley on May 31st, 2016

We're sorry to have been so quiet on our blog for the past couple of months! We've all been really busy planning and working on new and…

By Will Webberley on May 16th, 2016

Today, we're pleased to introduce a feature we think will transform the way our users can show off their already-great ideas. As well as…

By Will Webberley on February 17th, 2016

Welcome to the start of the Simply Do Ideas blog! We hope to post frequent updates here about exciting new features and news from the Simply…

By Lee Sharma on February 10th, 2016